Key Terms 101: A Natural Lifestyle Glossary

Welcome to the world of natural living! Sit down. Stay awhile. Although, we recognize that along your journey to make more natural choices, you’ve likely come across some terms that have left you a little confused.
And some other terminology—although commonly used— has perhaps felt vague to you (I mean, what exactly does holistic wellness mean?). In order to help bring some clarity to the mix, and to ease your transition into making healthy, natural choices, we’ve laid out definitions of some commonly used terms.

Is the “organic” hype really true?

Is the “organic” hype really true?

The conversations I hear about the topic of “organic foods” have been many. They often go something like this:

“I can’t taste the difference between organic and commercial foods, so I just buy the regular kind”

“Organic is so expensive… I just buy conventional foods. I can’t afford to buy organic for my whole family”

Choose Organic! Chemical-free foods have more anticancer protection

Fruits and veggies grown organically show significantly higher levels of cancer-fighting antioxidants than conventionally grown foods, according to a new study of corn, strawberries and marionberries, a type of blackberry. The findings appear in the Journal of...